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The 10 most fun stories of 2018

From badly-drawn footballers and wonderfully garish royals to hilarious poster mashups – plus a whole host of cats and dogs – these are the stories that tickled us most in 2018. For the most part, we take creativity seriously here at Digital Arts. Source: The 10 most fun stories of 2018

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Gustav Klimt’s works drip with life from these giant wall-to-wall projections

In the eleventh arrondissement of Paris, bursting within a former foundry, 120 projections — 3,300 square meters of light — frame the works of classic and contemporary art, most notably, the works of Gustav Klimt. atelier des lumieres is a collection of exhibitions by a private manager of the arts: culture spaces. appreciators of Viennese work may visit … Continue reading Gustav Klimt’s works drip with life from these giant wall-to-wall projections

Inside the home of Italian art collector Patrizia Sandretto Re Rebaudengo

Patrizia Sandretto Re Rebaudengo only has one rug in her large turn-of-the-century home in Turin, and even that is an artwork. The oversized carpet rendition of a Bel Paese cheese label is by Maurizio Cattelan, the Italian artist known for darkly humorous work including a suicidal stuffed squirrel slumped over a table, a gun on … Continue reading Inside the home of Italian art collector Patrizia Sandretto Re Rebaudengo

IKEA launches its first range of speakers

IKEA has made its first venture into audio products with a collection of Bluetooth-enabled speakers named Eneby. The Scandinavian furniture giant will release its Eneby speakers in two sizes later this month. Each feature fabric-covered fronts, with a simple circular dial detail that has a small light to indicate when the device is powered up. … Continue reading IKEA launches its first range of speakers

Digital art by Romain Bonnet

“A former professional flamenco guitarist, I took my musical retreat in the South of France to dedicate myself to another form of art that allows me to associate several forms of artistic expressions, such as painting or manipulated photography. Source: Digital art by Romain Bonnet

Top Trend of 2018: Friendly co-working

Co-working spaces aren’t about working anymore: in the age of millennial loneliness, they’re mostly about finding one’s social niche. Source: Top Trend of 2018: Friendly co-working

20 Sites For Free Stock Photos & Illustrations

Photography and illustration are integral part of making your blog or website look the best it can. Finding free, high-quality images that you have permission to use can be a challenge. However, photographers and artists are increasingly making their work available free for others to use. Source: 20 Sites For Free Stock Photos & Illustrations

2019 technology trends: What you can expect next year

Interested in cutting the cord? USA TODAY’s Jefferson Graham breaks down the best cable alternatives on Talking Tech. USA TODAY Visitors look at a US company Qualcomm stand announcing '5G' technology at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Spain, 26 February 2018 (Photo: EPA-EFE/ALBERTO ESTEVEZ) Faster networks, bendable phones, more choices for cord-cutters – … Continue reading 2019 technology trends: What you can expect next year

How Great User Experience = High Conversion Goals

User Experience experts have logged countless hours learning about human behaviour and typically asked questions to discover unique attributes for the customers. Frequent queries have raised for UX design to understand the customer needs. Source: How Great User Experience = High Conversion Goals

What is graphic design? All the design terms you should know to design like a pro

Sometimes, the key to refining your design idea is to think like a designer. No matter how new you are to graphic design, by learning some of the most widely used graphic design terms, you’ll be able to think and design like a pro within minutes—no prior experience required. Source: What is graphic design? All … Continue reading What is graphic design? All the design terms you should know to design like a pro

Photographer Transforms Everyday Subjects Into Fractured Versions of Themselves

The contact sheet has a rich place in the history of photography. Long before the days of digital, the positive print of negatives allowed you to see all of the images on a roll of film as a page of thumbnails. Source: Photographer Transforms Everyday Subjects Into Fractured Versions of Themselves

Defending digital photography

By Russell Cambron Photo by Russell Cambron While the vast majority photography done today is done digitally, many photographers hold fast to film photography. Sometimes, this is done for personal or artistic reasons. Film is what you’re used to. Source: Defending digital photography

Graphis Master: Christopher Wilson’s Captivating Photography

Graphis Photography Master Christopher Wilson took a leap into photography and brought a wealth of knowledge with him When Christopher Wilson decided to transition from the advertising world to a position behind the camera, the world gained one of the most sensitive and skillful photographers. Source: Graphis Master: Christopher Wilson’s Captivating Photography

What Does It Mean To Be Digital?

Like many businesses, we have a group of specialists with ‘digital’ in their title. Colleagues occasionally query if they should join our practice. Would it be good for their careers? (yes) What must they need to know? (a lot, but not everything) Would they be a good fit? Source: What Does It Mean To Be Digital?

Why do people leave your website

Why do people leave your website?

When you set out to improve conversion rates, where do you focus your attention? Do you obsess over the visitors who leave your website without buying? Hotjar Founder and CEO David Darmanin made that mistake for years—but when he switched his focus and started looking at the users who did convert, he saw real results. … Continue reading Why do people leave your website?

The 10 best freelance poster designers for hire in 2018

A well-designed poster is important because it piques viewers’ interest in the subject it depicts. This is true for all posters, whether they’re for movies, festivals or concerts, cities, public transportation schedules and maps, or decorative posters. Source: The 10 best freelance poster designers for hire in 2018

How To Turn A Sketch Into Digital Art

Explore the Outer Limits of Digital Aesthetics & Culture at MUTEK

On April 11–13th MUTEK Montréal presents the 4th edition of MUTEK_IMG, their offshoot festival focused on digital creation. We are organizing five panels within this year’s program, that bring together leading artists and thinkers to consider pressing aesthetic and sociopolitical questions.

Case Study: Ursa Major Supercluster by Daniel Spatzek

'Sorry, we feel more comfortable working with a big agency over a solo freelancer'. Those were the words I heard over and over again in the last couple of years presenting myself as a solo entrepreneur. From a customer's point of view pretty reasonable I guess.

Every graphic designer can benefit from taking online courses like these

Image: pixabay By TEAM COMMERCEMashable Deals2018-02-20 11:00:00 UTC Americans spend nearly 11 hours a day glued to a screen, a recent Nielsen report indicates. It may be spent playing video games, checking social media, streaming shows, or god-forbid, working, but the fact is that the average person devotes almost half a day to the screen. … Continue reading Every graphic designer can benefit from taking online courses like these

Essential Web Technologies to Learn (2018 Edition)

Becoming a web developer is easy, so they say. What most people feeding you that line neglect to mention is that while almost anyone can be a web developer, not everyone using that title is good at web development. All of us must make a start somewhere, and if you’re just getting started in your … Continue reading Essential Web Technologies to Learn (2018 Edition)